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Dr Roy Johnston
Roy Johnston was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1929; his father, Joseph Johnston, had been a Protestant "Home Ruler" farmer from the Dunganon area of Tyrone and a member of the Irish Senate.
The Connolly Association's paper, the Irish Democrat provided a forum for Irish workers to highlight their safety and poor treatment on English construction sites. However the priests of Kilburn warned against supporting it as being "red". Johnston returned to Ireland in 1963, living at Raneleagh, to teach at Trinity.
He became involved in the
Source: The Lost Revolution - the story of the Official IRA